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Avangrid Field Service Representative (NYSEG-NY-Geneva) in Geneva, New York

Field Service Representative (NYSEG-NY-Geneva)

Company: NY STATE ELECTRIC & GAS C

Location:

Geneva, NY, US

Company Company

About AVANGRID: AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR) aspires to be the leading sustainable energy company in the United States. Headquartered in Orange, CT with approximately $40 billion in assets and operations in 24 U.S. states, AVANGRID has two primary lines of business: Avangrid Networks and Avangrid Renewables. Avangrid Networks owns eight electric and natural gas utilities, serving more than 3.3 million customers in New York and New England. Avangrid Renewables owns and operates a portfolio of renewable energy generation facilities across the United States. AVANGRID employs approximately 7,000 people and has been recognized by Forbes and Just Capital as one of the 2021 JUST 100 companies - a list of America's best corporate citizens - and was ranked number one within the utility sector for its commitment to the environment and the communities it serves. The company supports the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals and was named among the World’s Most Ethical Companies in 2021 for the third consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute. For more information, visit www.avangrid.com (https://www.avangrid.com/wps/portal/avangrid/home)

Purpose

POSITION - Union - Field Service Representative (NYSEG-NY-Geneva)(35985)

NUMBER OF POSITIONS - 1

LOCATION -NYSEG-NY-Geneva

Responsibilities

Under directive supervision performs the following meter work:

  • Installs, exchanges, and removes all single phase self-contained electric meters and residential type gas meters.

  • Follows all required policies and procedures pertaining to reconnects and disconnects of self-contained and secondary electric meters and gas meters per qualifications.

  • Collects or arranges for customer payments as directed via field or telephone contact. Responsible for the security of payments collected.

  • Miscellaneous tasks such as obtaining special meter readings, locating meters, gathering data to investigates customers' inquiries or complaints.

  • Operates mobile devices required to record data pertinent to assigned tasks.

  • May be required to read meters and perform other related or less skilled work.

Skills and Requirements

  • Should have had one or more years Company experience in work which provides a basic understanding of meter work and customer connections.

  • Should have had experience in meeting and dealing with the public.

  • Should be able to perform routine operations of moderate complexity and variety.

  • Must become familiar with the Company's rules and regulations applying to service and meter work.

  • Must be familiar with and follow the Company's safety rules.

  • Must be able to obtain required operator qualifications.

Qualifications

  • Must be able to complete physically demanding tasks on a regular basis.

  • Must be able to meet public in pleasant, tactful manner.

  • Must be willing to work extra and/or irregular hours and/or a shift schedule as required.

  • Must be particularly alert in observing hazards and avoiding accidents.

  • Must be willing to work in various weather conditions including heat, cold, rain, and snow.

  • Must be willing to work extra hours as required, including storm work.

  • Must be self-motivated and a team player.

Competencies

  • Be a role model

  • Be agile

  • Collaborate and Share

  • Develop Self & Others

  • Empower to grow

  • Focus to achieve results

  • Technical Skills

Mobility Information

Please note that any applicant who is not a citizen of the country of the vacancy will be subject to compliance with the applicable immigration requirements to legally work in that country

AVANGRID’s employment practices and policies are geared to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. At AVANGRID we provide fair and equal employment and advancement opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about equal employment by following this link (https://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf)

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 203-499-2777 or careers@avangrid.com

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